BuckeyeBoy (5483) - Boise, Idaho, USA - JUN 18, 2016
3.3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
On tap at golden Valley brewing. Pours out a rusty amber topped with a sand head. Nose is some rye malts almost wood and a sweetness. Taste is more of the rye taste some malty sweetness and a nutty touch.
mcberko (12863) - Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA - AUG 31, 2015
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
On tap at Golden Valley, pours a clear amber orange with a small beige head. Aroma is gentle, with bready caramel and a touch of resin. Flavour is more robust, with a good mix of resinous hops and bready caramel malt. Has a nice woody component to it as well. Quite decent.
Ferris (11034) - Burnaby, British Columbia, CANADA - AUG 30, 2015
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Draft - Caramel malts and a touch of brown sugar and twig. Clear copper with a decent beige head. Caramel and light twig.
mjg74 (2951) - La Mesa, California, USA - APR 27, 2015
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bomber from LifeSource. Very deep hazy amber in color. Very light nose. A touch of sweet maltiness is all. Fairly rich and malty up front. Very malt dominant with a little bitterness lingering in the background. Good and clean. Tasty little brew.
Theydon_Bois (16227) - Tourist Town (West), Berkshire, ENGLAND - MAR 9, 2015
2.8 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Keg at the Beaverton brewpub, 11/11/14.
Golden amber with a moderate light beige covering.
Nose is malt forward, dark fruit rinds, spice, hint of tobacco.
Taste comprises sweet notes, dark fruits, caramel.
Medium bodied, fine carbonation, semi drying close.
Touch bland ... yawn.
Tonkun (1296) - New Jersey, USA - JUN 23, 2014
2.8 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Tap. Clear orange yellow pour. Caramel, fruits, floral. Light to medium body. Nice
VastActiv (5402) - Oulu/Helsinki, FINLAND - DEC 19, 2013
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Tap at hotel bar in Portland. Colour is clear orange with small white head. Aromas and flavours: Floral, fruits, dryness, hops and malts.
douglas88 (8090) - Portland, Oregon, USA - SEP 2, 2013
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 16/20
On tap in Beaverton. Pours a dark copper color with a medium white head. A big sweet caramel nose, some perfume. The flavor is mostly dry malts, caramel and dust, some light citrus, a bit of toffee. Enjoyable.
Lubiere (12553) - Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA - NOV 25, 2012
2.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 5/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 10/20
A golden amber ale with a thin creamy off white head. In aroma, a sweet buttery caramel malt with light mineral notes. In mouth, a sweet caramel and butterscotch, light mineral notes, so-so. On tap at Courtyard Marriott Portland, Oct. 5 2012.
reebtogi (5460) - Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA - FEB 24, 2012
2.9 AROMA 5/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
355ml bottle pours a deep amber color with a small white head that leaves some thin spotty lacing on the glass. Aroma is mostly caramel malts with some mild hops. Taste is caramel malt sweetness with a mild hoppy bitterness. A light to medium body and soft carbonation. Drinkable brew but nothing notable in this one.